Researcher at the Catalan Institute of Human Paleoecology and Social Evolution (IPHES). He is a professor at the Rovira i Virgili University (URV) in Tarragona (Spain). General manager of the Atapuerca Foundation, and specialist prehistorian in human evolution and lithic technology.
Anatomically modern humans represent an evolutionary, biological, and cultural synthesis of our genus. Genetics has helped us to discover and compare a multitude of hybridisations among the populations that lived and coexisted with Homo sapiens out of Africa.